President Maduro meets with the Chinese technical delegation at the Miraflores Palace
The Head of State and government, Nicolás Maduro Moros, meets Wednesday with Chinese medical experts to evaluate therapeutic methods, as well as strategies for the prevention and containment of the Coronavirus (Covid-19) in Venezuela.
The meeting that takes place in the Miraflores Palace, located in Caracas, is led by the President of the Republic, Nicolás Maduro, who is accompanied by the People’s Power Minister for Health, Carlos Alvarado and the Sector Vice-president of Communication, Culture and Tourism, Jorge Rodríguez, among other authorities.
The National President this Tuesday approved 13 million euros for the implementation of the Special plan for the distribution of animal protein foods, vegetables and dry Items, under the modality of House By House, Community Supply Point and I Buy at Home. Also 22 million 457 thousand euros were granted to the School Feeding Program, in order to guarantee the food of the Venezuelan people, within the framework of the collective social quarantine that has been carried out in the country since March 17.
Earlier, Chinese specialists visited the Dr. Alcides Rodríguez Comprehensive Diagnosis Center (CDI) of the Coche parish, while they accompanied the house-by-house screening sessions to detect possible cases of Covid-19.
The Chinese technical delegation, made up of doctors and scientists, arrived in the South American nation on March 30 to advise Venezuelan authorities in the battle against the new Coronavirus.